Calling volunteers for Meals on Wheels

Meals and Wheels has been helping people in the region for nearly 30 years and the 15 current volunteers service a client base of between 80 and 90 people.

The Pulse spoke with one of the-Wynyard coordinators, Debra Cadwallender, about the vital work they do helping people with food security and nutrition.

Newsletter March 2024 – Autumn Edition

Discover the vibrant tapestry of events and exciting developments at Meals on Wheels Tasmania! Delve into our newsletter to immerse yourself in the enriching journey from December to March, filled with heartwarming stories, community engagement, and impactful happenings.

Cost of living takes a bite out of volunteers

Tasmania’s volunteer sector is feeling the pinch, with economic barriers having a domino effect resulting in volunteer shortages, higher expenses and increased demand.

Meals on Wheels Tasmania
(MOWT) is losing more volunteers than it has recruited, with a total of 848 volunteers exiting since July 2019. “We have put on 614 new volunteers, but people’s capacity has changed,” general manager Kristy Blazey said.

Summer Newsletter 2023

In this issue… General Manager’s Report Staff & Branch Updates MOW Website Updates Volunteering Matters Activity Directory Client Reminders Summer Recipe COTA at home exercises¬† Aged Care Check List Newsletter – Summer Edition. Download PDF

Winter Newsletter 2023

In this issue… President Report Staff & Branch Updates MOW Website Updates Volunteering Matters Client Reminders Activity Directory Summer Recipe COTA at home Exercises MOW Contacts

National Conference 2022

The National Conference 2022 is an event not-to-be missed, bringing the care, resilience and connectivity of the Meals on Wheels community to life!

Become a Member of Meals on Wheels Tasmania

Simply fill out an application form and send it back to us at 103A Grove Road, Glenorchy 7010 or email your completed form to and once your application has been approved by the board we will send you an invoice for payment. Anyone is welcome to become a member.

Vantage Group Wine Donation

Meals on Wheels Clients in the Hobart and Glenorchy areas were treated to a piccolo of wine to go with their meal over the festive season. We would like to say a huge thank you to Vantage Group for their kind donation to our clients. Vantage Hotel Group (Vantage Group) operates across Tasmania through community-based […]